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Newcastle Eagles

Newcastle Eagles is a British Basketball League team from Newcastle. They are the most successful team in the league's history, winning the league 5 times since 2005.

Andy Thomson

Andy Thomson is back and on a trophy mission for Newcastle Eagles

Popular Mancunian forward Andy Thomson has returned to Newcastle Eagles after a stint in France

Malik Cooke in action for Newcastle Eagles

Malik Cooke set to leave Newcastle Eagles

Malik Cooke looks set to leave Newcastle Eagles but reinforcements are on the way for BBL champions

Former Newcastle Eagles forward Andy Thomson

Andy Thomson on Newcastle Eagles' radar again

Newcastle Eagles are looking to re-sign prolific forward Andy Thomson as his current deal with La Rochelle is due to end soon

Fabulous Flournoy is dejected at the final buzzer as his side lose out at the 2014 BBL playoff final between the Newcastle Eagles and Worcester Wolves

Newcastle Eagles 78 Worcester Wolves 90: Fab could quit after play-off heartache

Newcastle Eagles coach Fab Flournoy saw his dreams of lifting the play-off trophy dashed by Worcester Wolves reports Paul Nilsen

Newcastle Eagles' Paul Gause in action against Glasgow Rocks

Paul Gause reckons 'battle-ready' Eagles can finish season on a high

Newcastle Eagles point guard looking to finish the job against Worcester

Fabulous Flourney

Newcastle Eagles: Age is no barrier for Fab Flourney

He may have turned 40 this year, but is at the height of his powers as the Newcastle Eagles bid for play-off glory

Darius Defoe

Darius Defoe aiming for 'sweetest success' with Newcastle Eagles

As they Newcastle Eagles head into Sunday's Wembley play-off final against Worcester, Darius Defoe admits that it has been particularly satisfying to perform well this season

Fab Flournoy, player coach for Newcastle Eagles

Newcastle Eagles are built for the play-offs, warns Fab Flournoy

Newcastle Eagles head-coach Fab Flournoy says his team has been primed to peak on Sunday

Martin Scott in action for Newcastle Eagles

Newcastle Eagles 83 Leicester Riders 71: Eagles clinch Wembley place

A dramatic play-off win for Fab Flournoy's men see them clinch a place at Wembley in the BBL Play-off final reports Paul Nilsen

Paul Gause of the Newcastle Eagles

Newcastle Eagles are still fighting, says Ian MacLeod

Newcastle Eagles are still in with a Wembley final place as they face Leicester in the second leg

Newcastle Eagles' Paul Gause in action

Leicester Riders 90 Newcastle Eagles 79: Eagles have their wings clipped

Newcastle Eagles last night slipped to a disappointing loss putting their BBL Play-off final hopes in doubt. Paul Nilsen reports

Newcastle Eagles player coach Fab Flournoy

Fab Flournoy content to play off without a stand-out star

Fabulous Flournoy says the team is all ahead of Newcastle Eagles' play-off semi-final against Leicester Riders

Fab Flournoy, player coach for Newcastle Eagles

Fab Flournoy: Clash with Leicester Riders will be a titanic encounter

Leicester Riders are the opponents for Fab Flournoy's Newcastle Eagles in another big night at Sport Central

Darius Defoe in action

Darius Defoe the main man for Newcastle Eagles in win over Durham Wildcats

Newcastle Eagles through to semi-finals of the BBL Play-Offs after seeing off Durham Wildcats to book a place against Leicester Riders

Newcastle Eagles' player coach Fab Flournoy

Newcastle Eagles ready to make the jump to a new home in Elswick

The decision came as part of the renovation of Riverside Dene, and plans to design a £9 million arena in the area have been given the go ahead

Fab Flournoy in action

Fab Flournoy calls for Newcastle Eagles to show hunger

Newcastle Eagles player-coach Fab Flournoy warns his team to forget about league title triumph

Esh Group Eagles chief Paul Blake

Newcastle Eagles chief believes North East derby play-off will help rivalry

Regional rivalry is only a good thing for North East basketball believes Newcastle Eagles chief Paul Blake

Newcastle Eagles celebrate securing the BBL championship

Newcastle Eagles soar to majestic win to claim seventh BBL title

Fab Flournoy leads his men to yet another title

Newcastle Eagles player-coach Fab Flournoy

Fab Flournoy reckons this Newcastle Eagles team are all stars

Fab Flournoy will send his Newcastle Eagles team out to clinch the BBL title this weekend with the message: “You’re all stars to me”

Newcastle Eagles player coach Fab Flournoy

BBL title win would be the sweetest, says Fab Flournoy

Fab Flournoy is aiming to clinch the British Basketball League title with his Newcastle Eagles


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